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Commencement

Congratulations, Graduates!

Congratulations Graduates!

This is an exciting time for you and your family as your hard work and dedication culminate at your Commencement. Commencement is historic—not only in your life—but in the life of our University. We invite you to join in continuing the history and the great tradition of St. John's. Your participation greatly enriches the excitement of the celebration.

Please continue to check this website for the most up to date information. All eligible and prospective graduates will be contacted in March via their St. John's email account regarding registration and their Commencement Exercises.

We look forward to welcoming you on campus as we celebrate the Class of 2020.

2020 Commencement Exercises
Schedule of Events

Date

Event Details

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Family Grad Dinner (for Staten Island candidates)
Campus Center, Upper Level, Staten Island Campus
6 p.m.

Friday, May 15, 2020

The Lesley H. and William L. Collins
College of Professional Studies
Queens Graduate Level Commencement Exercise
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus
5 p.m.

Staten Island Baccalaureate Mass and
Family Dessert Reception
Campus Center, Upper Level, Staten Island Campus
7 p.m.

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Staten Island Commencement Exercise
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus
10 a.m.

Queens Baccalaureate Mass
St. Thomas More Church, Queens Campus
4 p.m.

Family Grad Dinner (for Queens undergraduate candidates)
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus
5:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 17, 2020

Queens Undergraduate Level Commencement Exercise
Great Lawn, Queens Campus
10 a.m.

Monday, May 18, 2020

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Queens Graduate Level Commencement Exercise
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus
6 p.m.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Queens Graduate Level Commencement Exercise
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus
11 a.m.

The School of Education
Queens Graduate Level Commencement Exercise 
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus
6 p.m.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

The Peter J. Tobin College of Business
Queens Graduate Level Commencement Exercise
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus
6 p.m.


Sunday, May 31, 2020

St. John's School of Law Commencement Mass
St. Thomas More Church, Queens Campus
10 a.m.

St. John's School of Law Commencement Exercise
Carnesecca Arena, Queens Campus
Noon

Sunday, June 7, 2020

Rome Commencement Exercise
Courtyard, Rome Campus
6 p.m.